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Lateral

A transfer to another department or division without a promotion or increase in responsibility. A lateral may not come with a raise or bonus, and the term implies that it may not be desirable.
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The purpose of the model study was to determine the relationship between the behaviour of a single laterally loaded pile and the average behaviour of similar piles in large groups for scaled models of pile supported locks and dams in sand.
However, when the placenta is laterally located, in majority of the cases, the uteroplacental blood flow needs are met primarily by one of the uterine arteries with some contribution from the other uterine artery via the collateral circulation.
At first it was described as the The lateral sliding flap' the procedure was then modified and named as laterally positioned flap.
The lamina papyracea was breached with extension into the extraconal compartment of the fight orbit, displacing the medial rectus muscle and eyeball laterally (figure 1, A and B).
Implemented as electron-excited x-ray spectrometry performed in the scanning electron microscope (SEM), EPMA achieves spatial resolution both laterally and in-depth, typically at the micrometer scale in bulk specimens, and, under special circumstances, spatial resolution can be reduced to the range of nanometers.
A one-dimensional laterally integrated model was developed to determine surface contaminant dispersion through the Sampit River, Georgetown, SC.
The lamp socket and trim can also be adjusted 20[degrees] laterally for compound sloped ceiling or to compensate for off-axis aiming.
The transition from football to track has been particular difficult for Rideaux, a freshman cornerback, who has been running predominantly backward and laterally in spring football.
Vaughn and her team are experienced at placing highly-credentialed attorneys and partners laterally at law firms, in addition to in-house counsel in corporate legal departments throughout Southern California.
The nature of the game will make the athlete change direction angularly or laterally, or the athlete will reach near maximal speed.
Also new on the Elast 2700/400 V Compact is the clamping force build-up system featuring a laterally displaceable plunger with integrated pressure pad.
His set was ingenious: An upstage curtain glided laterally, exposing a background that changed color and shape as dancers entered and exited in silhouette.